X2 ELF 88 mini

By joza on Jan 03, 2023

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An atempt for a 1s 18650 2".
Frame, FC, camera and VTX are recycled from previous builds. I had to modify the bottom plate to allow the camera to sit in and for the FC USB to poke through.
Comes in at 44.4g as pictured (no battery).



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daich   Feb 03, 2023  

I love builds of old frames! 1s 18650 builds are so heavy that even 3" struggle a lot. Interested how this 2" gets on...I would try Sony VTC5a cell which can push out more current than VTC6 with a little less capacity.
That battery holder is genius as well.

D_LBRS   Jan 04, 2023  

Nice build. What flight times are you getting on what kind of 18650 cell?

joza   Feb 01, 2023 

Hey, thanks. Have not flown the fully battery out yet... Haven't really flown in a while now. Once I get a chance to test the flight time, will post it.

scirocco   Jan 03, 2023  

It is very coool.... I never thinking about 1S! I have many Elff88 3S and 4S but no idea about 1S! I like your version :)...

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